Pediatric First Aid/CPR

Conscious choking-child

1. Give 5 back blows (between the shoulder blades and the shoulder)

2.Give 5 abdominal thrusts (place a fist with the thumb side against the middle of the child's abdomen)

3. Continue care

Unconscious choking- child and infant

1. Give rescue breaths (open the air way)

2. Give chest compressions (if the chest does not rise, give 20 chest compressions)

3. Look for and remove object if seen

4. Give 2 rescue breaths